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One Big Family

  • Aired: 07/13/2017
  • 27:47
  • Rating: NR
Many Oklahoma Soldiers didn’t come back from World War 1. They left behind children who needed a place to stay and people to care for them. A Ponca City oilman, E.W. Marland, teamed with the American Legion to create a children’s home in Ponca City that continues to this day. In this “Back In Time,” Children Brought together by war, poverty, and a shared history that grew into One Big Family.
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Oklahoma children orphaned by war and poverty in a Ponca City home funded by oilman.
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